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Lorde’s “Green Light” Repeats As Hot AC Radio’s Most Added Song

Lorde’s “Green Light” continues to receive a warm reception from hot adult contemporary radio programmers.

Picked up by another 27 Mediabase-monitored Hot AC stations this week, “Green Light” repeats as the format’s most added song.

With last week’s 52 adds included, “Green Light” now has the support of 79 Hot AC stations.

Stargate’s new “Waterfall (featuring P!nk & Sia),” which won support from 23 stations this week, ranks as Hot AC radio’s second-most added song.

Linkin Park’s “Heavy (featuring kiiara)” lands in third place with 17 adds, while an add count of 15 positions Ocean Park Standoff’s “Good News” as fourth-most added.

Credited with 10 adds, The Band Perry’s “Stay In The Dark” ranks as this week’s fifth-most added song.

This week’s other notable Hot AC options: The Chainsmokers & Coldplay’s “Something Just Like This” (9 adds, 6th-most), Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” (8 adds, 7th-most, tie), The 1975’s “Somebody Else” (8 adds, 7th-most, tie), Lady Gaga’s “Million Reasons” (7 adds, 9th-most), and The Rua’s “Fire And Lies” (6 adds, 10th-most).

Brian Cantor

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